• Short Summary

    A soldier's club in Johannesburg provides beds, meals and dancing for servicemen.

  • Description

    Servicemen's club in Johannesburg.

    South Africa.

    M/S of men entering door under a sign which reads 'Soldiers Club'. They hand in their cases and kits at the cloakroom. M/S of a reading room where the men can doze and read. M/S of a snooker match in progress. Other men play in a skittle alley. Behind the scenes the ladies of the auxiliary service make the beds and prepare the meals for them. M/S's of the men sat in the canteen being served breakfast, lunch and dinner. Women pour tea and coffee for them. Various shots of the Saturday night dance, two couples sit together in a corner. Various shots as the dancing continues.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1544.03
    Media URN:
    58693
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:51:00 / 01:05:52:00
    Canister:
    NSP 312

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